Creative Writing

My son turns 18 tomorrow, which should be a cause for celebration, right? Why then, am I so shattered with melancholy? I think it's because (as my youngest) I know that the delicious chaos of the 'kid years' is behind me and that I...

This is a story about the power of the “interweb” – and how tumbling through Twitter recommendations brought me full circle. A year ago I started writing a short story. A first for me as I cautiously step into my confidence as a writer, but...

It has just turned fall here in the Pacific Northwest which means the leaves are starting to change colour, the nights have cooled and the rain has begun its slow descent upon us. This is a time of gathering, of reflection and of coming home...

I debated whether or not to share this very personal piece I wrote earlier this week. But, I was thinking of all those women out there who have been or are currently in this particular fight during these desperate times and decided to take the risk. This is...

Excited to share this collection of new writing, Keep Door Closed. If you are interested in downloading a PDF copy ($12) or receiving a printed copy in the mail ($15), please email me afarrer@troubadourcreative.com and I'll get it coming your way. Just think of all the...